Freelance Writer Salaries in United Kingdom

Updated 29 Jun 2022
£23,131 /yr
Average Base Pay

22 salaries

£8K

Low

£23K

Average

£64K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Freelance Writer make? The national average salary for a Freelance Writer is £23,131 in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Freelance Writer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 22 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Freelance Writer employees.

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£23,131 /yr
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£37,020 /yr
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£29,260 /yr
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Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Freelance Writer

£38,190

 /yr
Range: £5K - £91K

£5K

£91K

£4,599 - £90,841 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Freelance Writer - Hourly

£12

 /hr
Range: £3 - £48

£3

£48

£3 - £48 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Freelance Writer - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £9 - £13

£9

£13

£9 - £13 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Freelance Writer - Hourly

£27

 /hr
Range: £6 - £28

£6

£28

£6 - £28 Range

SelfEmployed.com

Freelance Writer - Monthly

£6,195

 /mo
Range: £1K - £16K

£1K

£16K

£1,061 - £15,896 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Freelance Writer - Contractor

£20,868

 /yr
Range: £19K - £44K

£19K

£44K

£18,960 - £44,322 Range

Freelance
4.3

Freelance

Freelance Writer - Hourly

£15

 /hr
Range: £11 - £22

£11

£22

£11 - £22 Range

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4.4

SelfEmployed.com

Freelance Writer

£22,914

 /yr
Range: £11K - £32K

£11K

£32K

£11,172 - £31,960 Range

Hearst
3.8

Hearst

Freelance Writer - Monthly

£1,750

 /mo
Range: £1K - £3K

£1K

£3K

£1,204 - £2,694 Range

4.4

SelfEmployed.com

Freelance Writer
About 

£19K -£56K

£19K

£56K

£19,332 - £55,839 Range

Freelance
4.3

Freelance

Freelance Writer - Hourly
About 

£17 -£26

 hourly

£17

£26

£17 - £26 Range

Freelance
4.3

Freelance

Freelance Writer - Hourly
About 

£12 -£14

 hourly

£12

£14

£12 - £14 Range

News UK
3.7

News UK

Freelance Writer - Hourly
About 

£15 -£17

 hourly

£15

£17

£15 - £17 Range

Future
3.1

Future

Freelance Writer - Hourly
About 

£3 -£17

 hourly

£3

£17

£3 - £17 Range

Daily Mail and General Trust
3.8

Daily Mail and General Trust

Freelance Writer - Hourly
About 

£13 -£24

 hourly

£13

£24

£13 - £24 Range

Accelerate Agency
3.7

Accelerate Agency

Freelance Writer - Hourly
About 

£11 -£11

 hourly

£11

£11

£11 - £11 Range

Academic Knowledge
3.7

Academic Knowledge

Freelance Writer - Hourly
About 

£1 -£12

 hourly

£1

£12

£1 - £12 Range

NHS
3.8

NHS

Freelance Writer - Monthly
About 

£1K -£1K

£1K

£1K

£1,146 - £1,249 Range

NHS
3.8

NHS

Freelance Writer
About 

£31K -£34K

£31K

£34K

£31,457 - £34,176 Range

NHS
3.8

NHS

Freelance Writer
About 

US$52K -US$56K

US$52K

US$56K

US$51,535 - US$55,726 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Freelance Writer salaries

The national average salary for a Freelance Writer is £23,131 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Freelance Writer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 22 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Freelance Writer employees.

The highest salary for a Freelance Writer in United Kingdom is £64,258 per year.

The lowest salary for a Freelance Writer in United Kingdom is £8,327 per year.

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